Wise Carter is proud to announce the election of Kimberly Howland to ABOTA, the American Board of Trial Advocates. ABOTA is an invitation-only organization dedicated to the ideals of the Seventh Amendment to the United States Constitution, which provides for the right to a jury trial in certain civil cases, and to standards of excellence for those lawyers who advocate for their clients in a trial setting. To be eligible for membership, a lawyer must have at least five years of active experience as a trial lawyer, have tried at least 10 civil jury trials to conclusion, and must possess additional litigation experience. Members must also exhibit the virtues of civility, integrity, and professionalism by following the ABOTA Code of Professionalism and Principles of Civility.
Kimberly was roundly recognized by her peers during the nomination process. Wise Carter congratulates Kimberly on this lifelong honor and recognition of her skills as a trial advocate.